Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum > Ford 03-07 6.0L Powerstroke Forums > General 6.0L Discussion > Fuel gauge not working right.. You will have to fill the tank to know about how much fuel is in the tank ( i.e. Moving the float back and forth between the full and empty positions should produce a corresponding change in resistance. This valve is mounted on the left (drivers) side frame rail.
A switch is mounted within the heater control panel. Need Help Now? Haha 2004 CC/LB F-350XLT 6.0L Banks techni cooler Banks High Ram intake and boost tubes 4" Exhuast Banks IQ SCT Tuned by Vivian (Street, Looney, Looney Wild, Tow and Tow Aggresive) When the fuel level changes, the current also changes â€” higher currents mean the tank is full and lower currents mean the tank is moving towards empty.
To tell how much fuel is in the tank, you can remove the gas cap and slide a piece of wire or dowel rod down the filler neck like a dipstick. But you're still at square one because you don't know where it is. Fits ALL: 1957/79 Passenger Cars/Trucks, 1961/79 Econolines & 1966/79 Bronco's. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1973/79 F100/350 with dual fuel tanks: There are two different fuel tank selector valves. 1973/74: The valve is manually operated, 2001 Ford Expedition Fuel Gauge Not Working All rights reserved.
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i just had the plugs changed wires belts cap rotter points conds. 2006 Ford F150 Fuel Gauge Not Working When I took it to my mechanic the fuel gauge was working and I was able to fill up the tank. Maybe a search in the 99-03 forum there could be similar symptoms that gave the values. #11 06-05-2013, 03:37 AM ricoscoro Junior Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Vehicle: I took it back to the mechanic who says the problem is the tank is small.
If so we invite you to join our community and see what it has to offer. Last edited by SSCULLY; 12-14-2011 at 08:36 AM. #9 12-14-2011, 02:21 PM chrism9232 Senior Member Thread Starter Join Date: Aug 2006 Location: Kentucky Vehicle: 2001 ford f150 4.6 2005 Ford F250 Fuel Gauge Not Working If you have a problem with your fuel gauge, you need to be able to troubleshoot it quickly. F150 Fuel Gauge Stuck On Empty Did you figure out your issue?
If the fuel gauge in the instrument cluster is faulty, you usually have to replace the entire cluster. On a late model Ford Mustang, for example, you can initiate the diagnostic check over here Tyrone Williams 44,657 views 4:13 Fuel Sending Unit Repair | Ford F250 / F350 7.3L Powerstroke Diesel - Duration: 2:56. The amount of current flowing through the gauge heats up the bimetal strip. frank avorx is offline Quote Quick Reply Reply Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 vBulletin Message Cancel Changes Quick Reply The following errors occurred with your submission 2002 Ford Explorer Fuel Gauge Not Working
I'm about to take it back to the mechanic because I hate that I have to gas up several times due to the gauge not working. The Official Blog of Blue Springs Ford Parts Like Us On FacebookFollow Us On TwitterSubscribe to our YouTube ChannelFollow us on Google+RSS Home How To's Cool Fords Classic Fords F150 Mustang Step by step, hereâ€™s what you need to do: â€¢ Empty the fuel tank â€¢ Disconnect the fuel lines from the fuel pump â€¢ Remove the gas tank from the vehicle his comment is here ANALOG FUEL GAUGES Analog fuel gauges use a heated bimetal strip to move the indicator needle on the fuel gauge.
r eturns to normal operation of all micro-controlled indicators and LEDs and displays hexadecimal value for ROM level. (used when requesting assistance from the hotline). 2004 Ford F150 Fuel Gauge Problems Need to take mine in but it's not under warranty. 04-17-2012, 10:37 AM #6 nixx Senior Member Join Date: Mar 2012 Location: DFW Posts: 166 Thanks: 8 Today 09:23 AM by sasq40 6 Front end noise keeps...
It does it less when its hot outside. It's interesting to see the effect of having camera phones with car issues. Today 09:07 AM by NoRalPh 4 Lifted the Ex - BDS... Ford F250 Fuel Gauge Inaccurate The problem is, it still doesn't work.
NumberDummy View Public Profile View Gallery Find all posts by NumberDummy #15 07-05-2015, 12:36 PM lshurley New User Join Date: Jul 2015 Posts: 5 Damaged fuel gauge I Join Date: Dec 2009 Location: Southern Oregon Posts: 372 Thanks: 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Mentioned: 0 Post(s) Quoted: 0 Post(s) Feedback Score: 0 reviews I was watching a Then the problem is in the wiring or the gauge. http://win8s.com/fuel-gauge/fuel-gage-not-working-boat.html Password: Confirm Password: Email Address Please enter a valid email address for yourself.